Cannot delete/copy password Files for the databases when those files are in asm
(Doc ID 2322340.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Copying password files is required sometimes, and one such example is copying the password file from a primary database to a standby database.
Copied password files has the permission of 600 instead of 644 and is owned by the GI user, and in an environment that has the role separation for GI/asm and database,
the dba who does not have the grid access can not read or delete the copied password.
OPW-00014: Could not delete password file +DATA1/L6490868/l6490868pw.
ASMCMD-9462: could not delete password file
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